Soleimani and the True Measure of Deterrence

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Fact Check: Joe Biden Claims the Iran Deal Was ‘Working’

CLAIM: The nuclear deal with Iran was “working” before President Donald Trump withdrew from it in May 2018. VERDICT: False. The deal allowed Iran to become a nuclear power on expiration, and Iran never ended nuclear research. Former Vice President Joe Biden said at the Democrat debate Tuesday night that he would return to the […]

Reconsidering Great Power Competition Below Armed Conflict

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Is the Maximum Pressure Campaign Working with Iran?

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Kim Jong Un’s Frustration and the Risk of Hybrid Warfare

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NATO’s Most Elite Operators and their Biggest Challenges

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NGA’s Focus Forward Intelligence Mission

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A Quiet Agreement Between China and South Korea on Denuclearization

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NATO’s New Mission

There is little argument that the 70-year-old NATO Alliance today finds itself in one of the most complicated security environments it has ever seen. China and Russia continue to pose significant challenges, the fast-paced development of new technology is adding borderless perimeters that must be defended and the organization is managing internal strife from its […]

Wounded China Strikes Back After House Passes Uighur Sanctions Bill

China angrily hit back Wednesday after U.S. Congress overwhelmingly approved a bill targeting Beijing’s mass crackdown on Uighur ethnic Muslim minorities, less than one week after President Donald Trump signed separate human rights legislation on Hong Kong. The Uighur Human Rights Policy Act denounces the arbitary detention of an estimated one million Uighurs, Kazakhs and […]